BlackRock challenges UK pension providers

Asset manager pursues £25bn ‘money in motion’ after annuity reform

RSA to sell European units for £300m

Hester expected to unveil more deals to turn round insurer

Lancashire founder decides to quit

Richard Brindle says ‘the time is right’ for him to leave

L&G pays £12.5m to four senior staff

L&G quartet nets £12.5m as long-term bonus plan pays out

RSA seeks new boss for UK and Europe

Chief executive Stephen Hester continues his management shake-up

RSA promotes EM head Whittaker

Former HR director at insurer to become chief operating officer

Aspen spurns Endurance’s $3.2bn bid

Cash and stock offer sparks war of words between insurance groups

Annuity sector faces 75% decline

Poll highlights potential impact of pensions changes

Guidance on cancelled annuities welcomed

Providers extend ‘cooling off’ periods

Fallout over FCA threatens Lloyds sales

Several investors warn of boycott of future offerings in bank

British business: The Schroders network

A tightknit group of former executives at the UK merchant bank dominates City boardrooms

Two pension annuity groups warn on sales

Doubt cast on Osborne’s pensions pledge

Fears an ill-thought-out scheme could spark further mis-selling

Clifford Chance lawyer to probe FCA

Davis to look into insurance probe announcement

Pharma reform should go beyond GSK

Risk is ‘zero tolerance’ for bad ways may be lost in translation

RAC to promote ‘black boxes’

Joint venture with insurance specialist Ingenie valued at £1bn

Insurers call for wider Flood Re cover

Association of British Insurers makes case for Band H homes

Banking regulators in the dock

Furore over FCA’s botched announcement highlights change of mood

Wesfarmers weighs buying spree

‘Asian century’ to dominate global markets

Financial revolution will be needed to drive growth


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